The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 16 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 90 89 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.38% 13.15% 11.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.08% 15.42% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87 86 86
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Software Engineering
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
597 577 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.12% 85.23% 84.02%
Number of salaries quoted 571 508 635
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Southampton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 71 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (39.11%) C#
2 70 (39.11%) HTML
3 69 (38.55%) JavaScript
4 66 (36.87%) C++
4 66 (36.87%) Degree
4 66 (36.87%) Computer Science
5 61 (34.08%) SQL
5 61 (34.08%) .NET
6 60 (33.52%) CSS
7 58 (32.40%) Linux
8 53 (29.61%) TDD
9 44 (24.58%) Mathematics
10 42 (23.46%) Web Development
10 42 (23.46%) AngularJS
11 39 (21.79%) HTML5
12 38 (21.23%) Finance
12 38 (21.23%) Retail
13 37 (20.67%) ASP.NET
14 36 (20.11%) Java
15 34 (18.99%) MVC
15 34 (18.99%) BDD
16 32 (17.88%) Node.js
16 32 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
16 32 (17.88%) Amazon AWS
17 31 (17.32%) PHP
17 31 (17.32%) SDLC
18 30 (16.76%) Enterprise Software
18 30 (16.76%) RESTful
19 29 (16.20%) Windows

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.59%) Apache
2 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (17.88%) Amazon AWS
1 32 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (10.06%) SaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) IaaS
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.06%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.56%) Firewall
3 1 (0.56%) Junos
3 1 (0.56%) LAN
3 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.56%) VoIP
3 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.64%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.29%) NoSQL
3 21 (11.73%) MySQL
4 18 (10.06%) Relational Database
5 17 (9.50%) RDBMS
6 14 (7.82%) Big Data
7 8 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.91%) MS Access
8 7 (3.91%) OLAP
8 7 (3.91%) OLTP
9 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.03%) Git (software)
1 9 (5.03%) Grunt
2 8 (4.47%) Selenium
2 8 (4.47%) SoapUI
3 7 (3.91%) Subversion
4 5 (2.79%) gulp
4 5 (2.79%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.68%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.68%) NUnit
5 3 (1.68%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.68%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.12%) JIRA
6 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.56%) Gradle
7 1 (0.56%) JUnit
General
1 38 (21.23%) Finance
1 38 (21.23%) Retail
2 25 (13.97%) Electronics
3 6 (3.35%) Aerospace
3 6 (3.35%) Automotive
3 6 (3.35%) Back Office
4 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.68%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.12%) Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 89 (49.72%) Software Engineer
2 78 (43.58%) Developer
3 48 (26.82%) C++ Software Engineer
4 40 (22.35%) Software Developer
5 32 (17.88%) Senior Developer
6 26 (14.53%) C# Developer
7 24 (13.41%) .NET Developer
7 24 (13.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (13.41%) C# Software Developer
8 23 (12.85%) .NET Software Developer
9 20 (11.17%) JavaScript Developer
10 19 (10.61%) Senior Software Engineer
11 18 (10.06%) C# Software Engineer
11 18 (10.06%) Java Engineer
11 18 (10.06%) Java Software Engineer
11 18 (10.06%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 17 (9.50%) Linux Engineer
12 17 (9.50%) SQL Developer
13 14 (7.82%) PHP Developer
13 14 (7.82%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (39.11%) HTML
2 61 (34.08%) .NET
3 60 (33.52%) CSS
4 42 (23.46%) AngularJS
5 39 (21.79%) HTML5
6 37 (20.67%) ASP.NET
7 32 (17.88%) Node.js
8 30 (16.76%) RESTful
9 29 (16.20%) CSS3
10 26 (14.53%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (13.97%) Web Services
12 20 (11.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (11.17%) LAMP
13 17 (9.50%) XML
14 15 (8.38%) JSON
15 13 (7.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (6.70%) Laravel
17 11 (6.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 11 (6.15%) REST
17 11 (6.15%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 66 (36.87%) Computer Science
2 44 (24.58%) Mathematics
3 30 (16.76%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (9.50%) Algorithms
4 17 (9.50%) Physics
5 11 (6.15%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.91%) EPoS
6 7 (3.91%) Robotics
6 7 (3.91%) Visualisation
7 6 (3.35%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.35%) EFT
8 5 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.23%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.68%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (1.68%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.68%) Machine to Machine
10 3 (1.68%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (1.68%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.68%) Statistics
11 2 (1.12%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 58 (32.40%) Linux
2 29 (16.20%) Windows
3 13 (7.26%) Unix
4 7 (3.91%) Debian
5 6 (3.35%) Android
5 6 (3.35%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.68%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (29.61%) TDD
3 42 (23.46%) Web Development
4 34 (18.99%) BDD
4 34 (18.99%) MVC
5 31 (17.32%) SDLC
6 28 (15.64%) OO
7 21 (11.73%) OOP
8 20 (11.17%) Domain-Driven Design
8 20 (11.17%) Scrum
9 12 (6.70%) Refactoring
10 11 (6.15%) Data Analysis
10 11 (6.15%) Multithreading
11 10 (5.59%) Front End Development
11 10 (5.59%) SOA
12 9 (5.03%) OOD
12 9 (5.03%) Regression Testing
12 9 (5.03%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (4.47%) Performance Testing
13 8 (4.47%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 70 (39.11%) C#
2 69 (38.55%) JavaScript
3 66 (36.87%) C++
4 61 (34.08%) SQL
5 36 (20.11%) Java
6 31 (17.32%) PHP
7 27 (15.08%) F#
8 26 (14.53%) Python
9 19 (10.61%) C
10 14 (7.82%) T-SQL
11 11 (6.15%) PHP 5
12 10 (5.59%) Perl
13 7 (3.91%) PHP 7
14 6 (3.35%) Delphi
14 6 (3.35%) R
15 4 (2.23%) Ruby
16 3 (1.68%) MATLAB
17 2 (1.12%) Embedded C++
17 2 (1.12%) Go
18 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 66 (36.87%) Degree
2 12 (6.70%) PhD
3 8 (4.47%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.79%) ISEB
4 5 (2.79%) PMP
4 5 (2.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.97%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Puppet
1 1 (0.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (8.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.91%) Oracle
3 6 (3.35%) Cisco
4 2 (1.12%) SAP
4 2 (1.12%) VMware
5 1 (0.56%) BMC
5 1 (0.56%) CA
5 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.56%) HP
5 1 (0.56%) IBM
5 1 (0.56%) Juniper
5 1 (0.56%) NetApp
5 1 (0.56%) Nokia
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